Diluted, pence and growth %
There was a modest increase in diluted Earnings Per Share (EPS). Before exceptional items this measure decreased to 40.0p
(FY17: 42.8p). EPS is expected to improve again in FY19.
EPS is expected to improve again in FY19.
Why this measure is important
EPS is a key measure for shareholders and employees and is a component of remuneration calculations. It monitors Dunelm’s ability to grow profitably over the long term.